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Old 02-11-2013, 03:29 PM   #1
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How do I connect 3 florsent lights together

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what is a florsent light?

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Hammerlane..that would be fluorescent lights......geeeez thought you would figure that one out. Did you know that you can take all the vowels out of a sentence nd hrdly tll th dffrnc?
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I have a food pantry that I would like to install 3 fluorescent light fixtures in,
one 36" on the top and one 60" on each side. How do I go about connecting all of them together? Thanks for for your help.
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Hammerlane..that would be fluorescent lights......geeeez thought you would figure that one out. Did you know that you can take all the vowels out of a sentence nd hrdly tll th dffrnc?
I sure knew that. lol
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I would like to install 3 fluorescent light fixtures...
How do I go about connecting all of them together?
How pretty does it need to be?

Do you have access (attic?) above the ceiling?
Are you willing to punch & patch holes in the ceiling?
Can you bend conduit?
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find a diagram that is similar to what you want to do..assuming you want one switch to control all 3 lites

*****ground wires not shown for ease of drawing******

Lets see if the code police nail diagrams 2,3 and 4 for no neutral at the switch location
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Thanks for your drawings, the three fixtures I would like to install are going inside a food pantry. I have one 36" going across the top and two 60" going down each side. There are two light switches on the outside and I was going to replace one of these with a duel switch.
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I was going to replace one of these with a duel switch.
SO you want one switch for each lite?
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No I would like to tie all three together.
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There are two light switches on the outside and I was going to replace one of these with a duel switch.
So the 2 switches currently outside control other devices?

And you want to replace one of the single switches with a double switch having one of the double switches control all the pantry lights??
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Screws? Bolts? Gorilla Glue?

Really?

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That is correct.
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That is correct.
What is correct?

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I would like to install 3 fluorescent light fixtures...
How do I go about connecting all of them together?
How pretty does it need to be?

Do you have attic access above the ceiling?
Are you willing to punch & patch holes in the ceiling?
Can you bend conduit?

How *specifically* do you envision this to look when all is done?

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